Osimhen Rues Lille Failure To Secure Champions League Spot –


Lille forward Victor Osimhen has bemoaned the side’s failure to secure a spot in the UEFA Champions League, reports Completesports.com.

The Great Danes finished the season in fourth position and will play in the Europa League next term.

The 2019/2020 Ligue 1 season was halted due to the spread of coronavirus with Paris Saint-Germain declared champions.

Osimhen enjoyed a superb debut campaign in France scoring 18 goals and bagging six assists in 31 games across all competitions.

The 21-year-old was voted the club’s player of the year and was also named in the Ligue 1 Team of the Season.

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“Winning the Lille player of the season was not my target,” Osimhen told BBC Sport Africa.

“My target was to help the team finish in the Champions League spot. But I want to thank my team-mates and those who voted for me.”

Osimhen, who…

Source: Complete Sports